April 2020 will have a moderate meteor shower, the Lyrids on the 22nd, and a week before, early morning sky watchers will have a photographic opportunity! First Quarter Moon: April 1 Full Moon (Pink Moon): April 8 Last Quarter Moon: April 14 … Continue reading April 2020 Sky Report
2020 Planetary Dance Party! Continue reading Look Up! Planetary Dance From March 18 – April 7 PLUS TWO Conjunctions!
More like “Dark Sky Robbing Time!” Continue reading Why Astronomers HATE Daylight Savings Time
This month has nothing rare or anything to lose sleep over, except Daylight Savings Time on March 8 will literally make you lose an hour! Continue reading March 2020 Sky Report
February will continue the trend of the bright planets putting on a show in the morning. If you’re in California on February 18, you’ll definitely want to check out what happens that morning! First Quarter Moon: February 2 Full Moon (Snow Moon): February 9 Last Quarter Moon: February 15 New Moon: February 23 Featured Constellation Canis Major Latin for “Great Dog,” this constellation is easy to spot thanks to the brightest star in the night sky known as Sirius, which in turn is also nicknamed “the Dog Star.” This bright blue star is often mistaken for a planet, and it’s only bright by … Continue reading February 2020 Sky Report
Some say yes, most say no! Continue reading The Bible vs Flat Earth – Does It Support It?
The peak is easy to miss, but the payoff is worth it! Continue reading Look Up! Quadrantids Meteor Shower FAVORS North American Viewers January 4!
Meteor showers, perihelions, and conjunctions, oh my! Continue reading January 2020 Sky Report
Here is where to begin! Continue reading So You Finally Want To Do Astrophotography (REVISED)?
Apps to keep handy while you stargaze! Continue reading The Astronomy Apps I Personally Use